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    Mike Heidrick

    Pole Barn 40X64X16

    Thread Starter: Mike Heidrick

    Signed a contract yesterday with S&L Builders out of Indiana for a 40X64X16 Pole Barn with a 10X24 porch. Build date August 18, 2014. Plan to install Pex for raidant floor heat. Concrete slab 5" thick. Also doing 1.5" closed cell foam under the pad. Built on Laminated posts in ground. Will...

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    Matt Mattingley

    What is your preferred measurement scale?

    Thread Starter: Matt Mattingley

    I’m somewhat of an old gear head Imperial system . I’ve come to the point that I don’t even like writing down fractions anymore. I’d rather write down decimals of an inch (ie.12.656 than 12 21/32) If I’m calling it out, to be cut by a partner, I work to 1/16” Light, half, or heavy. This gets...

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    Jim Koepke

    Not in my Home!!!

    Thread Starter: Jim Koepke

    These home helpers have not appealed to me, now they seem even more treacherous: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/10/technology/alexa-siri-hidden-command-audio-attacks.html?action=click&module=Ribbon&pgtype=Article

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    Mike Manning

    Router recommendations

    Thread Starter: Mike Manning

    I think it's probably beyond time for me to get a router and I'm hoping to get some recommendations from those of you with lots of experience. I'm just a hobby woodworker. These are the tasks I need/want to do and I believe a router would make doing said tasks easier: Rounding edges Cutting...

    Last Post By: Curt Harms Today, 7:33 AM Go to last post
    Matt Lau

    Those proud of their workshops, please post pics!

    Thread Starter: Matt Lau

    I'll finally be non-nomadic, and I'd like to finally build up a workshop. Before I get started, I'd love to get ideas. I'd love to see how you do things, and how you do things differently with all the disciplines here: tuners, neanders, power tool users, festoolies, etc. For those of you who...

    Last Post By: Matt Lau Yesterday, 3:49 PM Go to last post
    Matt Lau

    Can you suggest simple stress releaving projects?

    Thread Starter: Matt Lau

    Hey guys, I had an episode of a lot of stress recently, but am now doing better. This all let me think a lot about stress reduction and keeping things simple. Do you guys have some things you recommend for stress reduction? I'd love it if you had a list of projects. -Matt

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